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back-cloth starAn actor who stands upstage, forcing the other actors to face him and turn their backs to the audience, in order to gain more attention to himself.Rate it:

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back-cloth starAn actor who stands upstage, forcing the other actors to face him and turn their backs to the audience, in order to draw more attention to himself.Rate it:

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cut from the same clothVery similar; possessing many of the same fundamental characteristics.Rate it:

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cut one's coat according to one's clothLive according to your means.Rate it:

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out of whole clothFabricated, fictitious.Rate it:

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touch clothTo be on the point of soiling oneself.Rate it:

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whole clothin full extent, wholesale, entirely, without changes or additionsRate it:

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whole clothSomething made completely new, with no history, and not based on anything else.Rate it:

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whole clothThe fictitious material from which complete fabrications, lies with no basis in truth, are made.Rate it:

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whole clothA newly made textile which has not yet been cut.Rate it:

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dyed-in-the-woolDyed before being formed into cloth.Rate it:

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yank offTo remove something, like a piece of cloth or bread, by tearing it with one quick strong pull.Rate it:

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apron stringOne of the pair of strings or narrow sewn cloth strips used to fasten an apron around the wearer's waist.Rate it:

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blindA covering for a window to keep out light. The covering may be made of cloth or of narrow slats that can block light or allow it to pass.Rate it:

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mettez le couvertLay the cloth (for dinner).Rate it:

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nightcapA warm cloth cap worn while sleeping, often with pajamas. Nightcaps were common in northern Europe before central heating was available, when homes were cold at night.Rate it:

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pull throughA length of cord about a metre long with a narrow cylindrical weight at one end and loops at the other. Used for cleaning rifle barrels, by pulling through a piece of cloth.Rate it:

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reel into bring (a fish etc.) out of the water by winding the reel.Rate it:

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selon ta bourse gouverne ta boucheCut your coat according to your cloth.Rate it:

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shake outTo agitate a piece of cloth or other flexible material in order to remove dust, or to try to make it smooth and flat.Rate it:

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shroudEspecially, the dress for the dead; a winding sheet.Rate it:

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spannerA hand tool shaped like a small crank handle, for winding the spring of a wheel lock on a musket.Rate it:

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swaddling clothesA garment, made of strips of cloth, used to bind an infant and restrict movement of its limbsRate it:

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waltz matildaTo travel with a swag; that is, with one's belongings wrapped in a cloth.Rate it:

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wind downLower by winding something.Rate it:

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wipe downTo clean the exterior surface of an object, typically by hand using a damp dishcloth or other cleaning cloth.Rate it:

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